Wauneta-Palisade’s most recent graduates

Wauneta-Palisade’s most recent graduates

Twelve seniors graduated from Wauneta-Palisade High School on Saturday, May 16. The graduates included, from front left, Kian Jones, Leiauna Alberts, Christi Christner, Taylor Gill, from middle left, Nicole Strand, Hannah Nordhausen, Brianna Einspahr, Sydnee Harchelroad, Lesley Towery, back from left, Austin Hicks, Chris Carl and Gage Crowell. (Sheri Hink-Wagner | The Wauneta Breeze)

Sunrise Heights celebrates Nursing Home Week

Sunrise Heights celebrates Nursing Home Week

Sunrise Heights of Wauneta invited the community for a free taco feed on Tuesday as part of its Nursing Home Week celebration. Here, from left, Patsy McMinn, Carol Macklin, Patsy League, Don Majors (in background), Kirstin Sprenkle, Bonnie Majors, Sam Sutherland and Julie Hoskovec gather for some conversation while the taco preparations are finalized. (Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze)

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Lady Broncos make run at district title; Towery and Simpson to state

Lady Broncos make run at district title; Towery and Simpson to state

Senior Hannah Nordhausen surveys the field before a throw during prelims of the discus. (Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   Although the Wauneta-Palisade...

Junior high wraps up successful track season

By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   There are many different opinions on the way to determine a team’s success. According to Wauneta-Palisade junior high track coach Dave Kuhlen the real measuring...

Broncos earn spring Academic All-State

The  Nebraska  School  Activities  Association  (NSAA)  is  pleased  to  announce  the  student  recipients  of  the Spring 2015 Nebraska  Chiropractic  Physicians  Association  (NCPA) ...

Broncos rack up personal bests at DCS Twilight, districts Wednesday

Sydnee Harchelroad passes the baton to Alejandra Almanza. The relay was the last event of the meet and finished as it started sprinkling. WP finished second behind Chase County. Also running the relay...

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WHS, WPHS alumni will gather Saturday night

By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   The annual Wauneta/Wauneta-Palisade High School Alumni Banquet is set for this  Saturday, May 23. Many alumni who now live out of the area will be back...

Fallen veterans to be honored at area cemeteries

By Dharma Blake-Cole The Wauneta Breeze Memorial Day is a special holiday in which to remember lost loved ones and to honor those who have served our country in the armed forces. Lost loved...

Wauneta couple to celebrate 70th anniversary

Sheri Hink-Wagner | The Wauneta Breeze Wesley and Marjorie Wheeler, shown above in their home and below in their 1945 wedding photo, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary this Sunday....

Village board discusses water, electricity and owner-occupied rehabilitation

By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   The Wauneta Village Board of Trustees continued their discussion of the water system and arsenic levels at the regular May meeting held Tuesday, May 12....

Christian show group, country show openers complete fair entertainment

The Christian Family Show at the 2015 Chase County Fair will feature Sanctus Real. Members include, from left, Seth Huff (keys, guitar), Mark Graalman (drums), Matt Hammit (lead vocals), Chris Rohman...

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Wauneta man arrested, charged with violation of probation

Two with Wauneta ties recently returned from mission trip

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Seniors emphasize “it’s always a great day to be a Bronco” at graduation

Seniors emphasize “it’s always a great day to be a Bronco” at graduation

  By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   Saturday marked the beginning of a new chapter in life for 12 Wauneta-Palisade graduates. The commencement ceremony took place Saturday, May...

Hastings College holds exercises for its 129th graduating class

On Saturday, May 16, 2015, at 10 a.m. in Lynn Farrell Arena, 235 undergraduates and eight Master of Arts in Teaching students graduated from Hastings College. Area graduates and majors  are listed...

Wauneta-Palisade’s most recent graduates

Twelve seniors graduated from Wauneta-Palisade High School on Saturday, May 16. The graduates included, from front left, Kian Jones, Leiauna Alberts, Christi Christner, Taylor Gill, from middle left,...

WP’s Class of 2015 to graduate Saturday

Wauneta-Palisade’s class of 2015 includes, seated from left, Lesley Towery, Taylor Gill, Christi Christner, standing from back left, Gage Crowell, Chris Carl, Austin Hicks, Nicole Strand, front from...

Summer work planned at WP schools

By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   With the end of the school year looming, plans were put in place for work to be completed over the summer during the monthly meeting of the Wauneta-Palisade...

College spring course schedule released

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Med student sampling rural life

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican   Mark “Patrick” Grogan began shadowing Dr. Jon Richman at the Chase County Clinic and Hospital in Imperial May 11. “It’s nice to come in and see...

DNR & Partners Help Divert Water for Flood Mitigation & Aquifer Recharge

DNR & Partners Help Divert Water for Flood Mitigation & Aquifer Recharge

Image Courtesy: Nebraska Department of Natural Resources   Lake water diversion aids both flood relief and long-term water goals   The Nebraska Department of Natural Resources (DNR), local...

Clinic gives donation to WP

Chase County Clinic presented Wauneta-Palisade Schools with a $700 donation last week. The donation, given for sports physicals from the 2014-2015 school year, was used to purchase two Tachikara hammock...

NRD to look at rule change for transfers

By Russ Pankonin The Wauneta Breeze Nearly every month, the board of the Upper Republican Natural Resources District (URNRD) hears variance requests from landowners and irrigators to transfer...

Sunrise Heights celebrates Nursing Home Week

Sunrise Heights of Wauneta invited the community for a free taco feed on Tuesday as part of its Nursing Home Week celebration. Here, from left, Patsy McMinn, Carol Macklin, Patsy League, Don Majors...